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FNAK52 PAFC 042350
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
350 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...
DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY...ALTHOUGH
A SLIGHTLY COOLER AIR MASS WILL COME INTO THE REGION BEHIND A
SYSTEM MOVING IN FROM THE NORTH. THIS WILL ALSO CONTINUE TO BRING
IN DRIER AIR TO THE REGION...KEEPING MINIMUM RH VALUES IN THE
30-40 PERCENT RANGE ACROSS THE DRIER LOCATIONS. A LOW NEAR KODIAK
ISLAND WILL SPREAD SHOWERS ACROSS PORTIONS OF BRISTOL BAY AND THE
LOWER KUSKOKWIM DELTA...WITH THE SYSTEM MOVING IN FROM THE NORTH
SPARKING SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING WED NEAR THE ALASKA RANGE.


AKZ153-051700-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
350 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   57 (+1)      70 (-2)      54           66
RH % (24H TREND)   85-92 (+19)  44-52 (+2)   89           37-45
20FTWND(MPH)       N 6-9        N 5-9        N 6-9        NW 6-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+2)      72-78 (-3)   52           73
RH % (24H TREND)   86-94 (+4)   36-44 (+3)   86-92        30-37
20FTWND(MPH)       N 7-10       N 7-11       N 8-11 G19   NW 6-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-051700-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
350 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (-3)      75 (+1)      49           72
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+9)      34-40 (-5)   92           30-38
20FTWND(MPH)       N 8-16G25    N 6-12       N 8-13 G22   NW 6-9
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+1)      69 (+7)      50           61-67
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       57-65 (-2)   95           57-63
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 15-21G27  N 14-18      N 15-18      NW 11-15
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-051700-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
350 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (-2)      68-75 (-2)   53           67-74
RH % (24H TREND)   89-95 (+18)  39-53 (+8)   89-96        39-56
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 4-11 G19  N 3-7        NW 3-8       NW 5-10
CWR                0            10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (-1)      66-74 (-1)   55           65-73
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (+8)      40-60 (+8)   90-97        41-66
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 3-12 G21  N 3-10       NW 4-11      W 5-13
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-051700-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
350 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      20           30           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   56 (+2)      74 (-6)      52           73
RH % (24H TREND)   86-93 (+6)   40-54 (+14)  96           39-45
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 4-10      W 3-8        W 4-10       NW 5-10
CWR                0            10           10           0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND NEAR THE ALASKA RANGE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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